#99badd Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #99badd (also known as Carolina blue) is composed of 60% red, 72.9% green and 86.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 30.8% cyan, 15.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 13.3% black. It has a hue angle of 210.9 degrees, a saturation of 50% and a lightness of 73.3%. #99badd color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #3375bb. Closest websafe color is: #99cccc.

    • R 60
    • G 73
    • B 87
    RGB color chart
    • C 31
    • M 16
    • Y 0
    • K 13
    CMYK color chart

#99badd color description : Very soft blue.

#99badd Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #99badd has RGB values of R:153, G:186, B:221 and CMYK values of C:0.31, M:0.16, Y:0, K:0.13. Its decimal value is 10074845.

Hex triplet 99badd #99badd
RGB Decimal 153, 186, 221 rgb(153,186,221)
RGB Percent 60, 72.9, 86.7 rgb(60%,72.9%,86.7%)
CMYK 31, 16, 0, 13
HSL 210.9°, 50, 73.3 hsl(210.9,50%,73.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 210.9°, 30.8, 86.7
Web Safe 99cccc #99cccc
CIE-LAB 74.26, -3.012, -21.159
XYZ 43.744, 47.109, 75.191
xyY 0.263, 0.284, 47.109
CIE-LCH 74.26, 21.373, 261.899
CIE-LUV 74.26, -17.91, -32.733
Hunter-Lab 68.636, -6.35, -16.907
Binary 10011001, 10111010, 11011101

Color Schemes with #99badd

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Alternatives to #99badd

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#99badd Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #99badd

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CSS codes
.text {color:#99badd;}
.background {background-color:#99badd;}
.border {border:1px solid #99badd;}

Shades and Tints of #99badd

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue, while a tint is created by mixing white to any pure color. In this example, #000101 is the darkest color, while #f1f6fa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #99badd

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b8bbbe is the less saturated color, while #7ab9fc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #99badd is perceived by people affected by a color vision deficiency. This can be useful if you need to ensure your color combinations are accessible to color-blind users.

  • #b4b4b4 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #afb5bc Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b2b8db Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b6b6e1 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #99c0ce Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #a9b9dc Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #acb7df Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #99bed3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population